ABOUT LEGACY

Legacy is a male vocal group composed of professional performers that have performed for years both internationally and around the US with credits ranging from Broadway to arena shows and television. Legacy provides quality entertainment for all entertainment venues. Whether it's our staple 90-minute show or a performance catered to your specific needs, we pride ourselves in providing an eclectic show for all to enjoy. We can take you through the decades, starting with old school genres of music like Doo Wop, Motown, and Disco & transitioning to the new age sounds of Pop, R&B and hip-hop. Whether you grew up listening to The Beatles, Frankie Valli & The Four Seasons or Boyz 2 Men and Bruno Mars, Legacy has something for everyone. Click the "Contact" tab to book Legacy for your next show. We look forward to seeing you in the audience!

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Matt Manuel ( New York, NY )

Matt Manuel is a singer/ actor, and Detroit Michigan Native. He made his Broadway debut as David Ruffin in the Tony nominated Broadway show “Ain’t Too Proud: The Life and Times of the Temptations.” Prior to that, he made his professional Acting Debut as Marvin Gaye in the National tour of “Motown The Musical.” Matt loves music and sang professionally in the Simone Vitale Orchestra as well as guest entertaining with LEGACY

IG: @mattmanuelmusic

Justin Reynolds ( Chicago, IL )

Born in Los Angeles, Justin has been performing his entire life. Having been to 90 countries so far, he has toured and performed on every continent. Recent credits include Smokey Robinson in Motown The Musical and in The Marvin Gaye Musical. Justin has also headlined on the Las Vegas strip in Vegas! The Show at Planet Hollywood. After 25 years on stage, and a passion for highlighting diverse triple threats, Justin created LEGACY.

"LEGACY is a dream come true. Performing alongside such talented friends is a blessing."

IG: @justinlouisreynolds

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DeAundre’ Woods ( Schriever, LA )

 

DeAundré was born and raised in Schriever, Louisiana where he discovered his love for music in the church. He went on to study classical music at Louisiana State University, earning a Bachelor of Music in Vocal Performance. Most recently, Dre’ could be seen performing the lead roles of Hamilton and Aaron Burr in the ‘And Peggy’ company of Hamilton: the Musical touring San Francisco, California. Other roles include: Berry Gordy and Smokey Robinson in Motown: the Musical National Tour, Tobias Ragg in Sweeney Todd, Steven Kodaly in She Loves Me, and Seaweed in Hairspray. drewoods.com

A.J. Davis ( New York, New York  )

A.J. Davis is an internationally known entertainer originally from Merrillville, Indiana and now residing in NYC.Tours: Dreamgirls US/Japan Tour, New York Harlem Singers Asia Tour, and The Harlem Voices European Tour. Other theatre credits: Rock and Roll Man (Bucks County Playhouse/Berkshire Theatre Group), The Wiz (Maine State Music Theatre), Smokey Joe’s Café (Midtown Arts Center).  A.J. also tours with Motown/Doo Wop tribute acts "Shadows of the 60's", "Motones vs. Jerseys", and world renowned group "The Drifters". He was recently featured on the 2021 Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade with barbershop quartet "The Accidentals" . A.J. has a Bachelors Degree in Music Business Administration from Indiana State University and a member of Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity Inc. You can follow him via Instagram and Twitter @AJD1227.

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Tracy Byrd ( New York, NY )

Tracy is thrilled to be a part of LEGACY! Originally from North Carolina, he started performing in Musical Theatre and has spent the last 15 years on stages all around the world. Along with performing in the National Broadway Tour of "Motown The Musical", Tracy is a Director/Choreographer. He just recently won Best Choreograohy for his production of "Five Guys Named Moe."

Michael Wordly ( New York, NY  )

Michael is a Miami, Florida native based out of New York City. Recently seen as the lead (Lola) in the Chicago company of Kinky Boots. He is currently nominated for a Joseph Jefferson Award for best leading actor in a musical. Previous credits include, Miss Saigon National Tour, The Color Purple National Tour, Cinderella and The Little Mermaid. Michael is humbled to join life long friend, Justin Reynolds, in this outstanding vocal group, LEGACY. 

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Bettis Richardson ( Los Angeles, CA )

Bettis is as versatile and energetic as he looks. Coming from a diverse background, he is an all-around performer known for his strong falsetto, fun dance moves, and powerful yet natural stage presence. Before making his Broadway debut with the Original Cast of Bring It On: The Musical, his first television appearance was as a Top 32 finalist on the hit competition show "American Idol" (Season 2) An avid songwriter, tumbling instructor, ex-competitive cheerleader, and dance teacher, Bettis is ecsatic to be a member of LEGACY!